Program Launch: November 2015
Adventist Health Simi Valley (AHSV) is a nonprofit, 144-bed acute-care facility serving Simi Valley, Moorpark, Thousand Oaks and the West San Fernando Valley. It is a leader in women’s health as one of only two Breast Imaging Centers of Excellence in Ventura County, and in cardiac health with a new cardiac catheterization lab allowing for seamless conversion to open heart surgery when needed. A new emergency pavilion will be built soon to enhance its excellent ER service, which already boasts low ER wait times. Simi Valley Hospital is further recognized for its stroke center and top-rated home care services.
A variety of clinical opportunities are always available but may change based on the site’s needs. Areas typically available at this site include:
*Scholars will serve their first rotation in one of these areas.
Health System Opportunities
As a Health Scholar, you may have the opportunity to explore Administrative opportunities in addition to clinical opportunities. For those interested in administration, you will complete at least one clinical rotation and then apply for an administrative department. The departments and projects vary based on the site’s needs. Here are examples of recent administrative opportunities at this site:
Student Leadership Program
After completing one full rotation, Scholars have the opportunity to join our COPE Health Scholars Leadership Team. Leadership Team is composed of driven, competent and exemplary Health Scholars and future health care professionals. Each position on Leadership Team has a unique role and responsibility that offers Leaders the opportunity to impact the program, their peers and their own personal growth.
Adventist Health Simi Valley
2975 North Sycamore Drive
Simi Valley, CA 93065